The fans of popular K-pop band BTS were overjoyed when they announced a collaboration with legendary rock band Coldplay. BTS, who featured on Coldplay’s track My Universe, share a great bond with front-man Chris Martin. While BTS had covered their famous track Fix You, Martin had interviewed them for a viral video. The bond between the Coldplay and BTS members was more apparent in a new video released by the latter. The South Korean band shared a video of their first physical meeting with Coldplay in New York from last month.
In the video, BTS members can be seen walking into an auditorium and greeting the Coldplay members. The boys can be seen playing the instruments set up on stage. They also jammed with Martin and the rest of the band by singing the acoustic version of My Universe. They also had dinner together, where BTS gifted Coldplay modern Hanboks. Martin also surprised Jin by gifting him a guitar.
Meanwhile, the track debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts upon release. The music video of the song has more than 66 million views.
The bands also performed the track together at the Global Citizens live concert. Coldplay consists of Martin as their lead vocalist, along with lead guitarist Jonny Buckland, bassist Guy Berryman, drummer Will Champion, as well as creative director Phil Harvey. BTS, on the other hand, consists of members RM, V, Suga, J-Hope, Jungkook, Park Ji-min, and Jin.